Star Struck Project By: Supratik R. Pochampally
Some Words to Know
Kelvin: Can be abbreviated as K- Another unit of measure for temperature, generally used for hotter objects.
Luminosity: The measure of brightness that is given away by a star.'
Magnitude: The size of an object
Apparent Magnitude: The magnitude of an object in space observed with a naked eye
Absolute Magnitude: The magnitude of an object in space that is measured with tools.
Spectral Class: Spectral classes are just one of the 4 factors that allow astronomers to classify stars on an HR Diagram. The other 3 factors include Luminosity, temperature, and absolute magnitude.
Basic Facts about Yildun
Color: Reddish Red Orange
Age: 820 million years
Temperature: 9400 K
Luminosity: 40 L
Absolute Magnitude: +.608
Apparent Magnitude: +4.35
Mass of Yildun: 5.2×1030 kilogramsThe Yildun is in it's main sequence stage
The Spectral class Yildun is in is A1Vn
Information to Compare to
Mass of Sun: 1.98892 x 1030 kgMass of Earth: 5.9736 x 1024 30
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